Designer Mechanical Job Description

Designer Mechanical Job Description

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Designer mechanical provides support and guidance to other team members pertaining to drafting standards, Teamcenter, Syteline, and Unigraphics operation.

Designer Mechanical Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective designer mechanical job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included designer mechanical job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Perform stack-up analysis including statistical approach
Create and maintain check sheets for all equipment as vendor data is received
Perform failure analysis of issues reported from field, NCs, trending including autopsies of failed units whenever available
Document the detailed analysis using tools like Fish bone, 5 WHYs, Reliability and identify the root-cause of failures and propose solutions
Identify solution for obsolescence issues and propose solutions
Identify and work with domestic and international suppliers to deliver units in time, resolve issues in the manufacturing line, process improvements
Execute SPCR tasks from complaints regularly and ensure timely closures
Identify opportunities to reduce the ICV of the product
Improve designs to meet all requirements for performance, reliability, serviceability, cost and manufacturability
Support NPI activities by performing verification & validation activities to deliver on time, whenever required

Designer Mechanical Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Designer Mechanical

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: LEED, WELL, EIT, Y14.5M, ASME, NICET, PDS, GD&T, CAD, CET

Education for Designer Mechanical

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the designer mechanical job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Associate and Bachelor's Degree in Design, Engineering, Technical, Associates, Mechanical Engineering, Drafting, Education, Technology, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Engineering Technology

Skills for Designer Mechanical

Desired skills for designer mechanical include:

Methods of manufacturing and machining drafting rules and practices
Teamcenter and SAP an asset
Unigraphics NX8
Heavy mechanical equipment
Hydro turbine an asset
Welded structures
Excel and PowerPoint
Microsoft Windows

Desired experience for designer mechanical includes:

Own and deliver RoHS conversion for the respective components
Give inputs to facilitate thermal, stress, load and performance/requirements whenever required
Analyzing and validating material/component selection, tolerances, performance, cost, manufacturability whenever required
Concurrently manage multiple assignments and meet the schedules
Knowledge on mechanical standard components such as pneumatic cylinder/ rail
Provide technical guidance and quality review of work from other designers

Designer Mechanical Examples


Designer Mechanical Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is hiring for a designer mechanical. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for designer mechanical
  • Work with Manufacturing, Marketing and outside suppliers
  • Assist Designer or Engineer in designing and performing laboratory testing to prove out concepts
  • Analyze and develop specifications for mechanical components and assemblies based on project requirements and cost criteria to determine project feasibility
  • Continuously monitor and drive opportunities to improve quality and cost reduction/efficiency
  • The candidates will at times have opportunities to directly engage customers both locally and abroad
  • Prepares drawings by working independently and completing own research to create
  • Create and revise drawings
  • Enforce the proper use of engineering criteria and drawing standards
  • Create Intellectual Property (IP) through idea and product submissions and patent applications
  • Keep the part drawings archive up to date and organized
Qualifications for designer mechanical
  • A demonstrated ability to work well in a team environment
  • Proficiency with 3D CAD, SolidWorks preferred
  • Must have strong background in designing plastic injection molded parts, castings, sheet metal, and machined parts
  • Bill-of-Material management/organization
  • Support lead engineer in assessing customer & legal requirements, in identification of gaps and in translation into technical requirements
  • Plan mechanical design tasks and support lead engineer in calculating development cost and timing

Designer Mechanical Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for a designer mechanical. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for designer mechanical
  • Applies DFSS techniques such as DOE, DFMEA, PFMEA, SPC…etc
  • Provide technical support to ongoing maintenance of existing product lines
  • Develop and articulate concepts to meet technical requirements
  • Understands and communicates mechanical safety standard requirements
  • Produce concise, accurate, and detailed 3D solid models, layouts, assembly and installation drawings, detailed piece part drawings and BOMs to document the designs
  • Provide labor estimates, schedules and drawing requirements to meet budget and schedule constraints
  • Updates data bases to support of Ship Systems and Components
  • Work with an extensive product catalog to develop drawings per customer requirements
  • Extensive use of Autocad
  • Interact with sales & engineering teams on a regular basis
Qualifications for designer mechanical
  • Associates degree in a technical field with 5 years of design experience including mechanical equipment design
  • Workstation/PC running Windows operating system and associated CAD and graphics application software
  • Plotters, printers and copiers
  • Hand tools such as calipers, micrometers, calculators, screwdrivers and wrenches
  • Lab test equipment and power tools/machinery such as meters, saws, drill press and drills
  • 2+ years of working knowledge of SolidWorks, Pro-Engineer (CREO) software or any 3-D modeling software

Designer Mechanical Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking for a designer mechanical. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for designer mechanical
  • Field reviews
  • Prepare construction plans using AutoCAD/Revit
  • Review construction documents such as shop drawings, respond to contractor requests, attend construction meetings
  • Provide engineering support by creating parts and assemblies in SolidWorks, along with detailed drawings
  • Execute changes to assembly/component models, drawings, and other engineering documentation per Engineering Change Orders while assuring changes comply with engineering standards
  • Completes mechanical layouts, assembly, and detail drawings
  • Designs mechanical components such as brackets, mounting structures, body attachments
  • Completes mechanical layouts, routings, and schematics to ASME standards
  • Creates parametric solid models, 2D drawings, component tolerance stackups, and component packaging in a 3D solid model environment
  • Designs fabrications, extrusions, stampings, and composite structures
Qualifications for designer mechanical
  • Strong written, and verbal communication skills, experience interfacing with customers
  • Must have good knowledge of computer operations and software relevant to design and drafting tasks
  • A relevant AS Degree or higher in (electrical or mechanical engineering, physics)
  • BSME is preferred, or 3 to 5 years of experience in the manufacture or design of electrical distribution equipment via Pro-Engineering software
  • Experience in the DFM of RF components, waveguide, and packaging of both and/or
  • Experience in the design of positioner systems and/or components (AZ/EL assemblies, gears, bearings, etc)

Designer Mechanical Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of designer mechanical. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for designer mechanical
  • Some use of AutoCAD required
  • Prepare layouts, assembly, and detail drawings for new products
  • Perform tolerance analysis on designs
  • 3D Solid modeling of components and assemblies as needed to support Engineering dept
  • Produce drawings, BOM’s and technical document
  • Create quotation drawings for Sales department
  • Carry out the drafting process to all business requirements
  • Sales, QC, Supply Chain and Manufacturing support
  • Create technical document for engineering projects
  • Establish engineering schedules, priorities and integration with vendors manufacturing
Qualifications for designer mechanical
  • Associate's degree in drafting technology or related field
  • Minimum eight years of related progress detailing and design experience
  • Must have REVIT experience
  • Bachelor degree or above majored in Electronic Engineering and related engineering
  • Fluent in written and spoken English, and mandarin as well
  • Working in a multi-cultural or multi-national company preferred

Designer Mechanical Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking to fill the role of designer mechanical. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for designer mechanical
  • Create, check & revise drawings for dimensional accuracy, tolerances and presentation
  • Maintain brands, products and Company reputation by complying with local & US government regulations
  • Must be self-sustaining and internally motivated with the ability to work with limited supervision
  • Create and modify existing documentation to complete drawing packages, installation checklists, machine part lists, illustrations, and machine specs of production equipment
  • Provide support to technicians to create and modify existing documentation to complete drawing packages, installation checklists, machine part lists, illustrations, and machine specs of production equipment
  • Prepare technical drawings and create designs
  • Review engineering drawings and designs
  • Incumbent is responsible for varied engineering assignments requiring a broad knowledge of an engineering specialty and the effect the work has upon other fields
  • Not supervised in detail except on more difficult assignments
  • May give periodic technical guidance to less experienced professionals or technicians assigned to work on a common project
Qualifications for designer mechanical
  • Two years’ experience in construction administration
  • Two years’ experience with commercial construction preferred
  • Bachelors Degree in Mechanical, Chemical or Petroleum Engineering
  • Associates Degree or equivalent experience in an engineering field
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes and tolerancing
  • Knowledge of 3D

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